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Kay Cunningham

Personal Archiving - Digital Preservation (Library of Congress) - 19 views

    'Chances are that you want to keep some digital photos, e-mail, and other files so that you-and your family-can look at them in the future. But preserving digital information is a new concept that most people have little experience with.'
Peter DiFalco

DocsTeach - 0 views

    A resource for faculty to help students read and interact with thousands of Primary Source documents in the national archives
Kay Cunningham

How Tweet It Is!: Library Acquires Entire Twitter Archive « Library of Congre... - 0 views

  • So if you think the Library of Congress is “just books,” think of this: The Library has been collecting materials from the web since it began harvesting congressional and presidential campaign websites in 2000. Today we hold more than 167 terabytes of web-based information, including legal blogs, websites of candidates for national office, and websites of Members of Congress.
    'That's right. Every public tweet, ever, since Twitter's inception in March 2006, will be archived digitally at the Library of Congress. That's a LOT of tweets, by the way: Twitter processes more than 50 million tweets every day, with the total numbering in the billions.'
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